Anthony Rendon. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Anthony Rendon is leading off for the fifth straight time and sixth time this season while Denard Span is out with a concussion. He is hitting .345 (19 for 55) this season, but .300 (6 for 20) with a .364 on-base percentage from the leadoff spot. Jose Lobaton, who has started only twice in the past six games, is starting and catching Tanner Roark.



1. Anthony Rendon, 3B

2. Bryce Harper, LF

3. Jayson Werth, RF

4. Adam LaRoche, 1B

5. Ian Desmond, SS

6. Danny Espinosa, 2B

7. Nate McLouth, CF

8. Jose Lobaton, C

9. Tanner Roark, SP



1. Christian Yelich, LF

2. Marcell Ozuna, CF

3. Giancarlo Stanton, RF

4. Garret Jones, 1B

5. Casey McGehee, 3B

6. Jarrod Saltalamacchia, C

7. Derek Dietrich, 2B

8. Adeiny Hechavarria, SS

9. Jose Fernandez, SP